View Full Version : [ubuntu] wine in ubuntu?

May 3rd, 2008, 08:36 PM
Is it possible to set up wine in ubuntu? I have set up ubuntu using wubi for a triple boot system 98SE, 2000 pro, and ubuntu. There are a few windoze programs I would like to run, most notably Pegasus Mail.

If not wine, is there another utility I can use to run windoze programs in Ubuntu? Thank you for any help.

May 3rd, 2008, 08:39 PM
yes, you can use wine in ubuntu.
you can go here, its pretty self explanatory:
here (http://www.winehq.org/site/download-deb)

May 3rd, 2008, 08:40 PM
Yes it is. I just finished installing it myself. You can find it here:

May 3rd, 2008, 08:42 PM

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wine

And if your Linux computer isn't connected to the net (as mine is not) use NoNetDebs to download the correct files to install WINE. NNDs will provide you with instructions to install the software.

Good luck!

May 4th, 2008, 09:55 PM
Thank you. Used the commands and it worked great.